Lowes Island Elementary School

Lowes Island Elementary School serves 712 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Lowes Island Elementary School operates within the Loudoun County School District.

Overview

The student population of 712 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 712 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
13%
6%
Hispanic
6%
12%
Black
3%
24%
White
70%
53%
Two or more races
7%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
32%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 68,590 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,045 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,049 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Loudoun County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
85
4
Number of Students Managed 68,590 3,850
District Total Revenue $799 MM $43 MM
District Spending $913 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,045 $11,282
District Spending / Student $16,049 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dominion High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seneca Ridge Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadowland Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sterling Meadowland Elementary School
    729 South Sugarland Run Dr
    SterlingVA 20164
    (571)434-4440
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 446 students                      
  • SterlingSeneca Ridge Middle School
    98 Seneca Ridge Dr
    SterlingVA 20164
    (571)434-4420
    1.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 989 students                      
  • SterlingAcademy Of Science
    Alternative School
    21326 August Dr
    SterlingVA 20164
    (571)434-4470
    Alternative School

    1.7 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • SterlingDominion High School
    21326 Augusta Dr
    SterlingVA 20164
    (571)434-4400
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 1378 students                      
  • SterlingSugarland Elementary School
    65 Sugarland Run Dr
    SterlingVA 20164
    (571)434-4460
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 587 students                      

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